|Dr. Christan Rucker, MD ASAM|
Addiction and Pain Specialist
Dr. Christian Rucker has practiced family medicine since 1993 and addiction medicine since 1998.
In his practice of addiction medicine he focuses on treatment of chronic pain, especially pain syndromes with dependence and addiction features.
As the physician for the Edgewood Vancouver Addiction Services Team, he provides consultations, independent assessments, third party assessments and reviews, case management, monitoring, methadone maintenance and general medical and psychiatric care. Additionally, he provides addiction medicine and pain management care in complicated cases and is a consultant in addiction medicine for the (Chemical Dependency Resource Team) at Vancouver General Hospital (including the UBC Hospital and GF Strong Rehabilitation Center) since 1998.